endorsement and shove it as far as i'm concerned. >> one day later, caprio was interviewed. >> let's get the reality. lincoln chafey is a friend of the president. >> on late sunday night on the eve of before the president was coming into rhode island, an odd trip, a reporter contacted us, not the white house. we are more than happy to stay silent about this. but they political sized it, so that's the reality. >> if for some reason the president were to contact you and say i need every governor in my corner. i really want to support you, i want to endorse you, would you welcome that endorsement? >> like i said, i have the hig president. i would be happy to field this call. >> question, why did obama, president obama go to rhode island? pat buchanan. >> he went in to save patrick kennedy's seat. that seat, you would be surprised is up for grabs and the president wanted to save it. but this is a general disaster.